FarmWise and Roush are making autonomous vegetable weeders
The companies will create prototypes this year.
Bees with tiny sensor backpacks could help farmers track crops
They fly longer than drones... and they're much more adorable.
Robots are learning to carefully peel lettuce leaves
It's a random but important engineering advancement.
Gene-edited rice plants could boost the world's food supply
So long as the potential ethical issues are addressed, at least.
Alphabet's X lab explores using AI to improve food production
Automation could reduce food shortages and boost crop quality.
Arable's Mark crop sensors give farmers a data-driven edge
Just stick one in your cornfields and let the information flow in.
Parrot's latest drones are for farmers and firefighters
The embattled firm is ready to bounce back by targeting pro drone pilots.
Shropshire farm completes harvest with nothing but robots
A world-first in automation.
John Deere bought an AI company to optimize crop spraying
Machine learning could lead to smarter farming.